Oyster Bay Pinot Grigio 2012

Pinot Grigio Pinot Grigio
Hawkes Bay, New Zealand

$18.95 (326090)

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With subtle touches of apricot and cantaloupe, this PG is juicy, elegant and very refreshing. The mouthfeel is quite round, though this is undoubtedly a delicate wine. Kudos to Oyster Bay. This will be a dream for an outdoor summer lunch or early dinner, especially with grilled lake fish and a garden salad. (VINTAGES panel, May 2013)
86 pts
3
July 06, 2013

Critic Reviews (3)

John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Clean, fresh, vibrantly acidic and fruity, with simple but inviting citrus and orchard fruit flavours. Decent length,...

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Anthony Gismondi
Anthony Gismondi

I'm surprised by the freshness of this wine and the lack of sugar which tends to plague NZ pinot gris, perhaps they...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This is a fairly simple, fruit-driven pinot grigio with vague green melon, apple character. It's medium weight,...

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